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KING OF THE CRATES AT NORTH ALABAMA SPEEDWAY NEXT FOR DURRENCE LAYNE LATE MODELS
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CARTERSVILLE, GA – The stretch drive for the 2018 Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series National Championship begins with the $5,000-to-win 2nd Annual King of the Crates 60 this Friday night and Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway in Tuscumbia, AL. The two-day show is Round 10 of the 2018 season.
The defending and two-time Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series National Champion Cory Hedgecock of Loudon, TN will lead a star-studded field of drivers into the King of Crates as the current point leader. Hedgecock is also the defending race champion. King Cory I has 846 points with two wins, seven top five finishes and nine top ten finishes in nine starts.
The Cruise With The Champions Rookie of the Year point leader 18-year-old Ashton Winger of Senoia, GA is second overall in the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series National point standings with 798 points. In nine races, Winger has two wins, five top five finishes, and six top ten finishes.
Second-generation driver Jake Knowles of Rome, GA is third in the standings with 752 points. Knowles has two wins, four top five finishes and five top ten finishes in nine races. Andy Picklesimer of Ooltewah, TN is fourth with 694 points with three top five finishes.
Another second-generation driver Jamey Boland of Cuba, AL is fifth with 666 points and is second in the Cruise With The Champions Rookie of the Year points with three top ten finishes in nine starts. Marcus Minga of Shannon, MS is sixth with 632 points and three top ten finishes in nine starts. T.J. Brittain of Centre, AL is seventh with 626 points and one top ten finish in nine starts.
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